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The Meteorologist forecasts weather conditions and produces and anchors weather reports for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers.
KXAN (NBC) in Austin, TX is hiring an experienced FT meteorologist to be part of a top-rated, highly collaborative weather team. Be part of an innovative station that values your ideas and encourages creative, compelling weathercasts and storytelling. Live in one of the fastest-growing and most desired markets, with dynamic weather conditions from flash flooding and tornadoes to ice storms.
Duties include producing and presenting weather forecasts for weekend newscasts and filling-in on weekdays, as well as creating weather content on digital and social media platforms daily. Reporting assignments will focus on topics related to meteorology and other sciences, environmental issues, etc. Candidates must demonstrate news judgment and ability to cultivate story ideas.
Must submit link to a reel reflecting compelling presentation of the day’s weather story. Meteorology degree and 3 years’ television experience required. Reporting experience preferred.